Research Briefing

Research Briefing

Our monthly Research Briefings capture the newest research related to cross-sector collaboration for scholars whose own thinking can benefit from staying current on progress in the field and practitioners who are interested in how this research may be helpful to their cross-sector work.

The February briefing includes articles about public-private partnerships to advance digital health communication, providing refugees access to medical care through multi-sector collaboration, a cross-sector collaboration to address rural opioid addiction, and more.
The January briefing includes articles about collaborative governance and policy networks, partner outcomes in multi-stakeholder cross-sector partnerships, collaborative data sharing for public good, and more.
The December briefing includes articles about data driven social partnerships, public managers collaborating beyond their comfort zones, different approaches to social impact bonds, and more.
The November briefing includes articles about collaborations in social innovation, cross-sector collaboration in the water sector, multisector approaches to address homelessness among LGBTQ youth, and more.
The October briefing includes articles about organizational blame shifting, collaboration and cultural efficacy, inter-organizational collaborations for humanitarian aid, and more.
The September briefing includes articles about an academic-community partnership to address health disparities, dialogic collaborations and sustainability, successful industry–university collaborations, and more.
The August briefing includes articles about the challenges of a philanthropy-private sector partnership, cross-sector partnerships in human services, power strategies in collaborative governance, and more.
The July briefing includes articles about understanding how democracy promotion and internet governance can go hand in hand, the role of collaborative forums in climate governance, education innovation, how coordination can promote cardiovascular health, and more.
The June briefing includes articles about understanding systemic change in the context of cross-sector partnerships, the ability to collaborate in the absence of trust, clusters and innovation districts, collaborative place-based impact investment, and more.
The May briefing includes articles about harnessing wicked problems in multi-stakeholder partnerships, cross-sector interaction and system change in disaster response, challenges and opportunities in health care pay-for-success projects, and more.